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The Surprising Side Effect of Gum Disease

added on: March 30, 2022
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Your dentist in Lakeland has known for quite some time that there is a strong link between gum disease and other whole-body concerns, such as an increased risk for heart disease and stroke. But recent research by the American Academy for Cancer Research has also shown a connection between gum… Read More…


What Toothbrush Should I Use?

added on: February 17, 2022
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There are so many different kinds of toothbrushes to choose from, and while they may all look the same outside of the color, not all brushes work the same. In fact, there are some big differences between the types of toothbrushes available, and it can be difficult to know which… Read More…


Is Fruit Good for Your Teeth?

added on: January 24, 2022
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Teeth are one of the most important aspects of your body and your overall health, and it’s essential to take care of them with good oral hygiene practices. This means regular brushing, flossing, and visiting your dentist in Lakeland twice a year. However, what you eat can also play an important… Read More…


Do Cavities Spread Like The Common Cold?

added on: October 29, 2021
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As we head into the cooler months, it’s normal to think about reducing the likelihood of you or your family getting the common cold, the flu, or of course, COVID-19. But should you also be concerned with catching a cavity? Are cavities contagious like a cold? Thankfully, your dentist in… Read More…


How to Freshen Your Breath for National Fresh Breath Day

added on: August 6, 2021
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National Fresh Breath Day is celebrated on August 6th this year, and if you’re feeling like your breath could use some freshening, you’re not alone. In fact, wondering how to freshen breath is one of the most common questions your dentist in Lakeland is asked. So whether you’re preparing for… Read More…


Healthy Nutrition: Fuel Your Body, Protect Your Smile

added on: March 15, 2021
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Eating a well-balanced diet, including plenty of fruits and vegetables, can go a long way in reducing the risk of serious health concerns such as heart disease, diabetes, and obesity. Yet according to the CDC, less than 10% of American adults are getting enough vegetables and only 12% are eating… Read More…


Improve Your Smile With Cosmetic Dentistry

added on: January 29, 2021
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There are plenty of reasons why someone may not love the way their smile looks. Maybe their teeth aren’t white enough or perhaps they’re crooked or worn down. Whatever the reason, there’s a cosmetic dentistry solution from your dentist in Lakeland that can transform your smile into one you’re proud… Read More…


Common Causes of Tooth Pain

added on: December 31, 2020
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A dull and achy throb. A sharp zinging pain. A swollen face and unbearable agony. These are some common ways our patients have described a toothache. Even though nobody ever wants to experience a toothache, your dentist in Lakeland knows that, unfortunately, they happen to just about everyone at least… Read More…


How to Prevent Tooth Staining

added on: December 18, 2020
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Many everyday things can cause tooth staining, from your daily cup of coffee to your nightly glass of red wine. But don’t worry, your dentist in Lakeland has some good news. You don’t necessarily need to stop enjoying all the things that can stain your teeth. In fact, there are… Read More…


Can Your Dentist Tell If You Smoke?

added on: November 25, 2020
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Many smokers try to disguise their habit by covering up the smell with gum, mints, or mouthwash. But the truth is, your dentist in Lakeland can probably still tell that you’re a smoker even if you don’t share that information. In actuality, there’s a lot your dentist can tell about… Read More…


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